Fred Koetter (March 26, 1980)

Fred Koetter (March 26, 1980)

Fred Koetter discusses convention and invention in architecture. Koetter defines invention as a function of interpretation and goes on to state his interest in...
Neil M. Denari (November 11, 2002)

Neil M. Denari (November 11, 2002)

Eric Owen Moss introduces Neil Denari.Denari states that his aim is to explain rather than to entertain, and, in coming clean, propose an argument...
Michael Bell (February 25, 2009)

Michael Bell (February 25, 2009)

Michael Bell grounds his lecture in being an architect in relation to cities, and in relation to designing houses and housing. For Bell, participation...
Stan Allen (February 24, 1999)

Stan Allen (February 24, 1999)

After an introduction by Michael Speaks, Stan Allen discusses the driving concepts behind his recent publication Points and Lines. These points and lines together...
Neil M. Denari: Facticity (November 28, 2012)

Neil M. Denari: Facticity (November 28, 2012)

Neil Denari frames his talk as a tribute to Lebbeus Woods, describing his discovery of Woods’s work as a student, and becoming friends later...
Sarah Whiting: Engaging autonomy (November 6, 2013)

Sarah Whiting: Engaging autonomy (November 6, 2013)

Sarah Whiting begins by identifying a trend in current architecture in which both theory and the object are minimized. She argues this betrays a...
Mark Foster Gage: Full of Vexation Come I, with Complaint (January 26, 2018)

Mark Foster Gage: Full of Vexation Come I, with Complaint (January 26, 2018)

Hernan Diaz Alonso introduces Mark Foster Gage, characterizing his current installation and design studio at SCI-Arc as formalizations of the informal exchange that has...
Marcelo Spina: Wholes, holes & all the other stuff in-between (October 7, 2009)

Marcelo Spina: Wholes, holes & all the other stuff in-between (October 7, 2009)

Hernan Diaz Alonso introduces Marcelo Spina, founder and co-principal, along with Georgina Huljich, of P-A-T-T-E-R-N-S, a design research architectural practice based in Los Angeles....
Wolf Prix: Architecture is now (September 30, 1987)

Wolf Prix: Architecture is now (September 30, 1987)

Wolf Prix is introduced Michael Rotondi, discussing his office, Coop Himmelb(l)au, based in Vienna, and engaging the discipline of architecture on a range of...
Peter Zellner: Practices & projects (September 26, 2012)

Peter Zellner: Practices & projects (September 26, 2012)

After being introduced by Hsingming Fung, Peter Zellner thanks the SCI-Arc administration, his SCI-Arc colleagues and students, and his office crew. He presents quick...